Videos and Webinars

Sponsor Webinar: Protecting Your Company and Participant Information Online

Newport Group understands how important information and data security is to your business and ours. In this fraud protection webinar, discover the ways we are protecting our clients and their retirement plan participants' information from security breaches, with topics including: 

  • Enterprise cybersecurity
  • Fraud mitigation
  • Identity fraud
  • Common cybersecurity myths in the retirement industry 
  • Fraud prevention best practices 


Advisor Webinar: Discover MEPs - A Solution for your Small Business Clients

Multiple Employer Plans: MEPs can be a great tool for small business because they allow smaller companies to join together under a single plan. This “strength in numbers” approach makes it easier and more affordable to offer a market-competitive retirement plan to employees.
Learn the difference between Closed MEPs and Open MEP and more. . .

  • Pros and Cons of MEP legislation 
  • 5500 Requirements
  • Leaving a MEP 
  • 3(16) Fiduciary services for MEPs
  • Pending Legislation and what that might mean: 
  • Secure Act
  • RESA
  • RSSA
  • Trump Initiative
  • Relief from One Bad Apple Rule
  • DOL’s Multiple Employer Rule
Multiple Employer Plans could play a very important role to help address the national issue of retirement plan coverage in the workplace. As a recognized leader in MEPs, Newport Group can help guide your efforts in this market. 

Credit Check: Reaching Retirement Readiness in the Age of Debt




In this environment, is it possible for plan participants to go from “in the red” to “retirement ready?” Find out during Newport Group’s retirement readiness webinar, “Credit Check: Reaching Retirement Readiness in the Age of Debt.” You’ll hear how our industry is responding to the retirement crisis with services, solutions and strategies to help employees become better prepared for retirement.
The numbers are alarming:

  • U.S. household debt is in the trillions of dollars and growing*
  • 40 percent of Americans have less than $10,000 saved for retirement**
  • And 55 million U.S. workers aren’t even offered a retirement plan option by their employer***
Presented by Executive Vice President Mike DiCenso, this webinar will discuss:
  • Debt and Retirement
  • Types of Debt
  • Retirement Plan Options (such as non-qualified deferred compensation plans)
  • Multiple Employer Plans (MEPs)
  • Auto-Enrollment and Auto-Escalation strategies
  • New Trends in Participant Education
  • Upcoming Legislation and More
 
And you will find out how Newport Group can support you in all of these areas with supporting materials including a case study.
 

Plan Sponsor Webinar: Compensation, Retirement, Benefits Trends to Help Build Your Practice




In today’s economy, employee benefits remain a crucial factor in the recruitment and retention of top talent. What’s driving change in this area, and how will that impact the business of your plan sponsor clients in 2019?
 
Please join Newport Group for an advisor-centric analysis of trends captured in our latest Compensation, Retirement and Benefits Trends Report. As in previous years, The survey reveals key findings across a full range of compensation, retirement, health and welfare benefit programs and will provide insights into how plan sponsors' compensation, retirement and benefits issues offer areas of potential opportunity to help expand your practice and enhance your value.
 
We’ll also cover a number of topics including,

  • Retirement
  • Compensation practices
  • Compensation philosophy
  • Employee Incentives
  • Trends
 
We hope you’ll find this compensation and benefits trends webinar informative.
 

 

Compensation, Retirement and Benefits Trends to Help Build Your Practice

What’s driving change in employee benefits, and how will that impact your business in 2019? Learn more in Newport Group's webinar on our latest Compensation, Retirement and Benefits Trends Report. 

Advisor Webinar: Compensation, Retirement, Benefits Trends to Help Build Your Practice

Speaker: Executive Vice President Michael DiCenso and Managing Principal Rena Somersan 
 Air Date: January 16, 2019


 

Cybersecurity: The Industry's Next Frontier 

What is cybersecurity? How are companies protecting the sensitive data of plan sponsor clients? In this informative cyber security webinar we discuss some of the most important topics in cybersecurity, related to financial services with topics including,
 

  • Data breaches
  • Awareness
  • Fraud Risk management
  • Information security framework

Plan Sponsor Webinar: Cybersecurity: The Industry's Next Frontier

Speaker: Executive Vice President Global Technology and Digital Innovation Eric Brickman 
Air Date: October 24, 2018

Advisor Webinar: Cybersecurity: The Industry's Next Frontier 

Speaker: Executive Vice President Global Technology and Digital Innovation Eric Brickman
 Air Date: October 17, 2018


Plan Sponsor Webinar: Strategic Plan Design: Smart Solutions for Overcoming Failed ADP/ACP Testing




How can clients facing retirement plan testing failures help expand your practice?
Discover potential solutions for turning retirement plan testing failures into success for both sponsors and your practice in this informative strategic plan design webinar.
 
Regional Director David Baum and Director Compliance Tami Delaney will cover topics including,
 

  • Failed adp test
  • Failed acp test
  • Coverage test
  • Non discrimination test
  • Avoiding testing failures

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